Emergency solutions

Emergency Eye Care

Multiple surveys across the years have shown that people value their eyesight above all the other senses. If you have an urgent concern regarding your eyes do not hesitate to contact Waterdown Optometric to avoid the long waits at the emergency room. We always try and prioritize emergency patients, both current or new, in order to see them as soon as possible. We have all the equipment needed to diagnose and treat most eye emergencies. If we are unable to treat your condition we can refer you directly to the appropriate specialist. If our clinic is closed then it is we advise visiting an urgent care clinic or a hospital emergency room.

Eye Emergencies

Our experts at the Waterdown Optometric Clinic can accommodate many eye emergencies, including:

  • Eye infections and irritations
  • Foreign materials stuck in the eye
  • Eye trauma, including scratches
  • Sudden vision loss
  • Lost or broken glasses
  • Red, sore or painful eyes
  • Dislodged contact lenses

In the case of an eye emergency, don’t wait. Every minute counts when it comes to the health of your eyes and quality of your vision. Get in touch with your optometrist and call Waterdown Optometric Clinic today.


As ordered by the College of Optometrists and the Minister of Health we
have temporarily closed the office and cancelled all booked eye
appointments until further notice. We will not have any phone service but
feel free to email us and we will try and get back to you in a timely

For URGENT eye care please email us at [email protected] with
details of your concerns along with your contact information and one of our
doctors will get back to you as soon as possible.

We will keep you informed as any changes occur. Please follow us on
Instagram and Facebook for up to date information.

We are working on a storefront for our website to allow for the purchase of
contact lenses and dry eye products to be directly shipped to your
home. Until it is available feel free to email us with any contact lens
re-order requests or glasses inquiries.

Take care of yourself and those around you and thank you for your patience.

The Waterdown Optometric Team